DIY Rehearsal Bouquet

Super Simple DIY Rehearsal Bouquet - you can still have a bouquet at the rehearsal, while sticking to your wedding budget!

One aspect of a wedding that’s easy to overlook is the rehearsal. Yes, everyone knows to show up, and realizes that they are going to have to pay attention for just a moment. But, for the most part, those in attendance of a wedding rehearsal are mainly looking forward to the dinner. This isn’t wholly unreasonable – the rehearsal itself is mostly just for timing, and determining who stands where. Not the biggest deal.

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Realistic Paper Flower Tutorial Roundup

Realistic Paper Flower Tutorial Roundup | DIY your wedding bouquet with these elegant paper flowers!

In my quest to create my own DIY paper flower bouquet, I’ve scoured the internet for the ideal realistic paper flower tutorial. In a perfect world, there would be one that already exists, for the exact bouquet I want to make. But, of course, this isn’t the case.

Instead, I’ve been looking at a lot of different paper flower tutorials. There are some that use origami paper, and while they’re beautiful in their own right, its not the aesthetic I’m going for. So, the following tutorials are for realistic paper flowers, and involve mostly crepe paper and tissue paper.

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DIY Silk Flower Bouquet Guide

How to make a DIY Silk Flower Bouquet - The tools, techniques and inspiration you need to make your own, long-lasting wedding bouquet!

So, FH and I have decided to do what we’ve always wanted and elope. No fuss, no muss, just…well….us (and an officiant). Of course, I still want to have a nice looking bouquet for this event, and in all likelihood, there will be some sort of reception later in the year, which will necessitate yet another bouquet. I’m far too frugal and budget-conscious to justify purchasing two bouquets, so DIY silk flower bouquets seem like the way to go.

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11 Dreamy Emerald Engagement Rings Under $1000

Dreamy Emerald Engagement Rings Under $1000

Alternative gemstone engagement rings can be so striking and elegant – and emerald engagement rings seem to add even more allure. They’re often quirky and have a little something unique going on for them. That’s not to say that diamond rings aren’t beautiful – I just have a soft sport for something a little more whimsical.

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